A private insurance sector and removing constraints on physicians would lead to better health care.
Decisions regarding public drug coverage are highly politicized and are largely based on budget constraints.
The billions in federal transfers have not resulted in significant improvements in access to health care.
The ‘paying more getting less’ approach to financing health care has become the Canadian status quo.
With any luck, the era of conditional health care funding and restrictive health care reform is over.
Every Canadian should take a pledge to end American comparisons and instead focus on Europe.
VANCOUVER, BC, Dec. 6, 2011/ Troy Media/ – Giving provinces more freedom under the Canada Health Act should be the focus of any future federal/provincial health agreement.
VANCOUVER, BC, Nov. 7, 2011/Troy Media/ – To avoid gouging by unions or companies requires a break-up of any concentration of power and influence.